Pronunciation of Infamous
/ˈɪnfəməs/, /ˈɪnfəməs/, /ˈɪ_n_f_ə_m_ə_s/
Antonyms for infamous:
Synonyms for infamous:
fabled, abominable, known, loathsome, famous, opprobrious, Familiar, proverbial, legendary, repugnant, abhorrent, obnoxious, despicable, vile, glittering, glamorous, odious, detestable, lousy, shameful, prominent.
Other synonyms and related words:
dirty, vile, shameful, Despisable, celebrated, glamorous, low, discreditable, detestable, abominable, foremost, bad, opprobrious, contemptible, proverbial, disgraceful, unrespectable, nasty, ignominious, foul, scandalous, rotten, disgusting, abhorrent, ill-famed, filthy, shoddy, odious, repugnant, well-known, outrageous, common, lousy, loathsome, famous, wretched, obnoxious, shabby, renowned, noted, wrong, offensive, better, wicked, mean, antipathetic, despicable, prominent.
disgraceful, dishonorable, outrageous, rotten, opprobrious, disreputable, detestable, questionable, nefarious, loathsome, ignominious, scandalous, offensive, shady, contemptible, notorious, foul, odious, ill-famed, abominable, wicked, vile, despicable.
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Usage examples for infamous:
- A promise made under threat of spreading an infamous report. - "Studies in Civics", James T. McCleary.
- They were infamous in falsehood, cruel to him and to me. - "Mrs. Falchion, Complete", Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009.
- Then you do me a very foul and infamous injustice, Rose! - "The Lost Lady of Lone", E.D.E.N. Southworth.